Female Driver in Hospital after Crashing into Telephone Pole

A female driver was sent to the hospital with serious injuries after police said she crashed her vehicle into a telephone pole.

Posted: Apr. 28, 2018 12:23 AM

(ST. JOSEPH, Mo.) A female driver was sent to the hospital with serious injuries after police said she crashed her vehicle into a telephone pole.

The St. Joseph Police Department responded to the single-vehicle accident just after 11 p.m. Friday night near the 36th Street and Frederick Avenue intersection.

Authorities said they are not sure what led up to the accident. The Crash Team was called in to investigate.

"The Crash Reconstruction Team is out. They'll be out reconstructing the accident and conducting their own investigation trying to figure out what exactly caused this crash," Sgt. Brad Kerns, SJPD, said.

The victim's identity has not been released. The accident is still under investigation with the St. Joseph Police Department.

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